can someone add a chapter entitled Don't send threatening emails to the new mistress from your traceable email account if you also have steamy emails stored on the same account from the head of the CIA. lol
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ex-CIA director David Petraeus has told friends he was shocked to find that his biographer and girlfriend, Paula Broadwell, was suspected of sending anonymous, threatening emails to a Petraeus friend she saw as a romantic rival.
FBI investigators told Petraeus that Broadwell sent anonymous emails to Jill Kelley, a Petraeus family friend from his time at Central Command
in Tampa, warning her to stay away from him.
was not shown the emails, but was told the tone and content seemed
threatening to Kelley, prompting her to report them, the close Petraeus
associate said. That triggered the investigation that led the FBI to Broadwell and evidence of her affair with Petraeus.
The affair began in 2011, two months after he became CIA director,
a friend and former top aide said Monday.
Petraeus family are
said to be devastated over the affair, especially his wife Holly, who
"is not exactly pleased right now," said Steve Boylan, a friend and
former Petraeus spokesman who spoke to Petraeus over the weekend.
would be an understatement," Boylan told ABC's "Good Morning America."
He said Petraeus ended the affair four months ago.
to a senior U.S. military official, Kelley, 37, who lives in Tampa,
Fla., and serves as an unpaid social liaison to MacDill Air Force Base
in Tampa, where the military's Central Command and Special Operations
Command are located. Staffers for Petraeus said Kelley and her husband
were regular guests at events he held at Central Command headquarters.
Kelley had received harassing emails from Broadwell, which led the
FBI to examine her email account and eventually discover her
relationship with Petraeus. It was not clear what led Broadwell to send
the emails to Kelley.